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Tips for Choosing a Good Catering Service

Planning an event is an arduous task, but one that is so rewarding upon completion, especially when watching the delighted smiles of well-fed guests. Choosing …

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Where did pizza originate?

The origin of the word pizza is uncertain. It is Italian for ‘pie’ and may have come from Latin pix ‘pitch’ or Greek pitta. It is a common belief that …

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Bill Zacharkiw: Campania white wine one of Italy’s best-kept secrets

Most of the world’s “great” white wines hail from cooler growing regions. Greatness happens when the right grape is planted in its ideal soil and …

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Get to Know Sparkling Italian Wine

Let’s be honest here, if you’re not confused with all the different Italian wines then you are either: a) a professional sommelier -OR- b) an …

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Match the Sauce to the Pasta Shape

Italian food has long been a staple in North American households. These meals range from delicious pizzas covered in mozzarella and pepperoni to wines that …

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5 Healthy Foods to Order at an Italian Restaurant

Along the Mediterranean shores of Italy, you can find some of the healthiest food and eating habits in the world. Unfortunately, many Italian restaurants forgo …

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The History of Risotto

There are few dishes as popular or as versatile as risotto. At its simplest, risotto is a hearty, warming rice dish, rich with the flavours …

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6 Wined-Up Italian Dishes

Italian food is the ultimate comfort cuisine. They’ve cracked the formula for ending the day on a high note: a solid helping of cheese, a …

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7 Dishes to Make You an Italian Food Expert

Remember those awkward moments when you turned away a waiter for the third time because you were still studying the menu? The panic worsens when …

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